Turner Broadcasting System

The Best in Entertainment, Sports, Kids, and News

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. is a leader in worldwide news, entertainment, sports, and kids networks and related businesses.


Turner owns and operates some of the leading cable television networks and related properties in the world, including CNN, HLN, TNT, TBS, Cartoon Network, Turner Classic Movies, Adult Swim, truTV and Turner Sports, reaching an impressively broad domestic and international audience. In addition to its cable networks, Turner manages digital sports, including bleacherreport.com, NBA.com, NCAA.com, PGA.com. Turner's broad portfolio of brands and digital businesses and consumer products reaches consumers in more than 200 countries around the world.

TBS is the #1 entertainment network on basic cable in primetime delivery of adults 18-49. Television’s “very funny” network features hit series The Big Bang Theory, basic cable’s #1 comedy with adults 18-49, and is home to the Emmy®-nominated late-night hit CONAN, starring Conan O’Brien.

TNT is basic cable’s #1 network in primetime delivery of total viewers. The powerhouse lineup includes three of basic cable’s top original series: The Last Ship, Major Crimes and Rizzoli & Isles and popular original dramas Legend, Murder in the First and Perception.

Adult Swim continues to claim the #1 spot in total day delivery of adults 18-24, 18-34 and 18-49 and men 18-24 and 18-34. The late-night lineup includes #1 ranked original animated series Mr. Pickles and Squidbillies and Emmy®-award-winning original series Robot Chicken and Children’s Hospital. Adult Swim programming claims more top telecasts than any other basic cable network with 22 of the top 50 telecasts among adults 18-34 and 14 of the top 50 with men 18-34.

Cartoon Network’s offering of #1 rated original animation series includes Adventure Time, Teen Titans GO!, Steven Universe, The Amazing World of Gumball and Uncle Grandpa. Cartoon Network is television’s #1 destination for young audiences in early prime and claims 49 of basic cable’s top 50 telecasts for young boys.

truTV’s audience of young men and young adults continues to grow with the success of original high-stakes and action-packed ‘actuality’ programming. truTV's line-up features original series Friends of the People, The Carbornaro Effect and the #1 rated series Impractical Jokers.

CNN, the original 24-hour news network, delivers the most comprehensive, nonpartisan and breaking news and analysis to global audiences across all platforms, as well as special programming, documentaries and original series. Signature programs include Anderson Cooper 360, Erin Burnett: Outfront, Somebody’s Gotta Do It, This Is Life with Lisa Ling and the Emmy® Award winning Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.

HLN, the “news and views” network, brings viewers breaking news and in-depth coverage all day, every day. HLN original series include Morning Express with Robin Meade, Nancy Grace and Dr. Drew On Call.

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